Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Medical Procedure News Stories - March 2010

Date Title Comments Rating
2010-03-31 In-depth practitioner training and experience critical for successful dental implant procedure 0 None
2010-03-31 Hepatectomy effective for treatment of caudate lobe HCC 0 None
2010-03-31 Study comparing Plasma Disc Decompression with epidural steroid injections for lumbar disc herniation 0 None
2010-03-30 SpineAlign Medical announces VerteLift as new name for vertebral implant system 0 None
2010-03-30 Healthy hearts: Interventions needed to keep people exercising following cardiac rehabilitation programs 0 None
2010-03-30 National Donate Life Month: Facts surrounding dire need for organ donations 0 None
2010-03-30 Irvine Scientific's Vit Kit- Freeze, Vit Kit- Thaw and Oil for Embryo Culture receive CE mark approval 0 None
2010-03-30 VECTRA X3 3D Imaging System now available at Staten Island Special Surgery 0 None
2010-03-30 Breast cancer patients undertreated, essential radiation after mastectomy not performed 0 5
2010-03-30 'Because Life is for Living' campaign launched to raise awareness about brachytherapy 0 4
2010-03-30 Surgeon botches gallbladder operation on Medi-Cal recipient and dumps her at County-USC ER 0 None
2010-03-30 Fecal incontinence: Sacral nerve stimulation along with Medtronic InterStim Therapy promising 1 None
2010-03-30 Study: Hormone replacement in joint fluid might be beneficial in treating osteoarthritis 0 None
2010-03-30 Acupuncture can help calm anxiety related to dental treatment 0 None
2010-03-30 Enrollment complete in Paradigm Spine's comparative study of coflex interlaminar technology 0 None
2010-03-29 CareFusion launches AirLife Diagnostic Catheter kit for identifying lung infections 0 None
2010-03-29 FDA grants SynCardia Systems conditional approval to conduct IDE study of Freedom driver system 0 None
2010-03-29 Surgery helps reduce weight from 118 kg to 62.8 kg 0 None
2010-03-29 4 kg liver tumor removed from 60 year old Nigerian 0 None
2010-03-29 Cardima announces CE Mark approval for Surgical Ablation Probe in Surgical Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation 0 None
2010-03-29 Six weeks of radiotherapy to be consolidated into 30 minutes for breast cancer patients 0 None
2010-03-29 Gateway Foundation Alcohol and Drug Rehab's effective substance abuse treatment recognised 0 None
2010-03-27 Study finds colonoscopy safe for Chinese children 0 None
2010-03-27 New minimally invasive surgery to correct chest wall deformity demonstrated at international conference 0 None
2010-03-27 Managing Technetium-99m shortage: MedSolutions provides advisory 0 None
2010-03-27 Lymph node radiotherapy well-tolerated after mastectomy or breast conserving surgery 0 None
2010-03-27 Radio ad supports legislation to end cash for egg donation 0 None
2010-03-27 Neurosurgical operation captured and retransmitted live in 3D stereo and full HD 0 None
2010-03-26 Survival improving in patients with HER2 positive metastatic breast cancer 0 None
2010-03-26 AngioScore receives FDA marketing clearance for PTA Scoring Balloon Catheter 0 3
2010-03-26 Study finds 15-year outcomes of BCT and mastectomy similar 0 None
2010-03-26 Abnormality on chromosome 17 helps detect breast cancer tumour's response to anthracyclines 0 None
2010-03-26 Pravastatin benefits elderly carriers of KIF6 gene variant with prior vascular disease 0 None
2010-03-26 Substance abuse treatment services: Routine on-site infectious disease screening necessary 0 None
2010-03-26 Lung transplant patients may one day benefit from synthetic peptide, researchers report 0 None
2010-03-26 Informing young women surviving breast cancer about opportunities to have children 0 None
2010-03-26 False perception of increased risk induces women with breast cancer have prophylactic mastectomies 0 None
2010-03-26 Adjuvant systemic must be considered for treatment of primary breast cancer and recurrence 0 None
2010-03-26 Pregnant breast cancer patients can receive chemotherapy without endangering baby health 0 None
2010-03-26 Single-incision laparoscopy reduces postoperative complications 0 None
2010-03-26 Simultaneous implantations of BIOTRONIK's Lumax DX single-chamber ICD at six European hospitals 0 None
2010-03-26 New research may help advance treatment strategies for common liver disease 0 None
2010-03-26 New study: Egg donors may be paid too much 0 None
2010-03-25 NIH grant for study on impact of gastric bypass surgery on Type II diabetes patients 0 1
2010-03-25 Bariatric surgery may delay onset of type 2 diabetes, says study 0 None
2010-03-24 Virtual biopsy probes to detect precancerous polyps to be available soon 0 None
2010-03-24 New injection device for endoscopic treatment of pediatric vesicoureteral reflux 0 None
2010-03-24 Teletherapy as effective as face-to-face session 0 None
2010-03-24 TYRX begins enrollment in CITADEL study for Aigisrx anti-bacterial agent 0 None
2010-03-24 Bone stem cells could become a part of new, innovative hip replacement treatment 0 5
2010-03-24 RCOG prostate cancer treatment database reaches new milestone 0 None
2010-03-24 Gentium presents abstract on Defibrotide at EBMT Annual Meeting 0 None
2010-03-24 Johns Hopkins Hospital completes 100th kidney transplant 0 None
2010-03-24 Lap band surgery acceptable only for morbidly obese adolescents over 15 0 None
2010-03-24 Study reveals facial bone changes add to aging appearance 0 None
2010-03-23 Garnet BioTherapeutics commences treatment in GBT009 trial for incisional wounds following breast reconstruction surgery 0 None
2010-03-23 FDA approves OrSense's NBM-200MP non-invasive oximetry and low signal oximetry sensor 0 None
2010-03-23 Skin sparing mastectomy procedures under-utilized in the U.S. 0 None
2010-03-23 Coalition of international health organizations oppose compensation for bone marrow donors 0 None
2010-03-23 Number of living donor organs decreased since 2004: Study 0 None
2010-03-23 Minimal or no padding can reduce radiation dose during ECG-triggered coronary CTA 0 None
2010-03-23 New, biodegradable biomaterial that promotes bone growth 0 None
2010-03-23 Dual-energy CT helps diagnose gout reliably in acute, emergency settings 0 None
2010-03-22 ATS Medical receives Canadian approval for commercialization of Simulus Annuloplasty Product Line 0 None
2010-03-22 Cancer radiotherapy can increase risk of cardiovascular disease later in life 0 None
2010-03-22 Own blood plasma injection may provide relief for tendinopathy, where traditional treatment fails 0 3.7
2010-03-22 Progressive decline in organ donations 0 None
2010-03-20 Gradual reduction in smoking as successful as abrupt quitting 1 5
2010-03-20 Novus Scientific's TIGR Matrix Surgical Mesh: Initial results of First-in-Man study 0 None
2010-03-19 Bovie Medical receives FDA marketing clearance for BOSS bipolar sintered steel coagulation device 0 None
2010-03-19 Cedars-Sinai Neurovascular Center's clinical trial of minimally invasive stenting procedure for TIA 0 None
2010-03-19 ViroPharma to present Cinryze data at Southern European Allergy Society congress 0 None
2010-03-19 Global market for anti-adhesion products 0 None
2010-03-19 Propeller tears right arm, UT Southwestern Medical Center surgeon re-attaches 0 None
2010-03-19 Los Angeles jury finds Anthem Blue Cross liable for wrongly denying coverage of liver transplant 0 None
2010-03-19 Despite recommendations, nearly 14% of Medicare beneficiaries with STEMI undergo multi-vessel PCI 0 None
2010-03-19 QUANTEC review: Updated recommendations for safe irradiation of 16 organs 0 5
2010-03-19 Financial incentives may influence frequency of cataract surgery in Medicare and VA health system 0 None
2010-03-19 Study results of Medtronic DBS Therapy for epilepsy published in Epilepsia 0 None
2010-03-19 Cedars-Sinai Medical Center announces clinical trial of minimally invasive procedure for opening carotid arteries 0 None
2010-03-19 Cameron Health initiates clinical trial of minimally invasive S-ICD System for patients at risk of SCA 0 None
2010-03-18 Babies born with severe cleft palates: Promising breakthrough without complex surgery 0 None
2010-03-18 MR-guided ablation therapy may hold promise for treatment of prostate cancer recurrences 0 None
2010-03-18 CYPHER Sirolimus-eluting Coronary Stent demonstrates efficacy advantages over Medtronic's Endeavor 0 None
2010-03-18 Varian Medical Systems to showcase radiotherapy and radiosurgery solutions at medical events in Asia 0 None
2010-03-18 Vycor Medical's VBAS medical retraction device advances neurosurgical technology 0 None
2010-03-18 SBRT can improve survival rates for patients with inoperable non-small cell lung cancer 0 None
2010-03-18 Adjuvant chemotherapy may benefit older patients with stage III colon cancer 0 None
2010-03-18 SANTE study: Deep brain stimulation can reduce seizures 0 None
2010-03-18 OrbusNeich's Genous Bio-engineered R stent demonstrates long term clinical efficacy 0 None
2010-03-18 Cryotherapy may become the future treatment for cancer 0 3.5
2010-03-18 SBRT doubles rate of primary tumor control compared to conventional radiotherapy 0 None
2010-03-18 Hypnotherapy and probiotics effective for reducing IBS symptoms 0 None
2010-03-17 CytoDyn commences full humanization of Cytolin immune therapy for treating HIV/AIDS 0 4
2010-03-17 Synergetics launches fully disposable instrument line for retinal surgery 0 None
2010-03-17 SBRT improves survival in patients with inoperable non-small cell lung cancer 0 None
2010-03-17 SBRT may improve survival rates for lung-cancer patients: Study 0 None
2010-03-17 Human Genome Sciences announces Phase 2 results of mapatumumab combination therapy for NSCLC 0 None
2010-03-17 Stomach wrap operations more effective than acid suppression tablets in severe acid reflux treatment 0 None
2010-03-17 Liver cancer: Treatment with intra-arterial yttrium-90 microspheres promising 0 None
2010-03-17 RayStation treatment planning system receives FDA marketing clearance 0 None
2010-03-17 Radiofrequency ablation helps prolong life of colorectal cancer patients 0 None
2010-03-17 Colon cancer patients often not treated with recommended level of chemotherapy 0 None
2010-03-17 Novel procedure opens door to new and future treatment for pancreatic cancer 0 None
2010-03-17 Study analyzes mortality rates of patients after coronary angioplasty 0 None
2010-03-17 Avedro to acquire Corneal Collagen Crosslinking Phase III study rights from Peschke Meditrade 1 None
2010-03-17 Artefill: First and only FDA-approved microsphere-enhanced dermal filler for correction of smile lines 0 None
2010-03-17 Cryotherapy offers potential treatment options for breast cancer patients 0 4
2010-03-17 Researchers explore new tools to mitigate risk of radiation exposure 0 None
2010-03-16 External beam radiotherapy device without shielded bunker infrastructure for breast cancer irradiation 0 5
2010-03-16 Epeius Biotechnologies' tumor-targeted vaccine technology for cancer immunotherapy receives patent protection 0 None
2010-03-16 Enrollment in patient study to evaluate Magellan DART System for Annular Repair completed 0 None
2010-03-16 Angioplasty: Complexity of heart disease, gender and body size influence cumulative radiation skin dose 0 None
2010-03-16 Hybrid revascularization procedure is safe and feasible for left main coronary artery stenosis 0 None
2010-03-16 Study reveals comparable fertility rates between UFE and surgical myomectomy 0 1
2010-03-16 FDA approves Irvine Scientific's Vit Kit-Freeze and Vit Kit-Thaw for cryopreservation of all stages of embryos 0 None
2010-03-16 Cosmetic surgery industry continues to grow in the U.S., says AACS survey 0 5
2010-03-16 AORN conference: Integra LifeSciences launches four new products 0 None
2010-03-16 MMG effectively locates nerves during minimally invasive spine surgery 0 None
2010-03-16 Most influential advances in cardiopulmonary imaging: High-resolution CT and CT pulmonary angiography 0 None
2010-03-16 MAQUET's VASOVIEW EVH reduces rates of leg infection in CABG patients 0 None
2010-03-16 New cerebral protection device prevents stroke during treatment to clear blocked carotid arteries 0 None
2010-03-16 PERSEUS clinical program comparing TAXUS Element Stent to prior-generation stents: 12-month results 0 None
2010-03-16 Drug-eluting stents offer new hope to patients with critical limb ischemia 0 1
2010-03-16 Uterine fibroids: Promising new minimally invasive treatment using high-energy ultrasound waves 0 None
2010-03-16 CYPHER Sirolimus-eluting Coronary Stent provides better outcome compared to Medtronic’s Endeavor Stent 0 None
2010-03-16 UVA Health System offers Gamma Knife eXtend system to treat patients with head and neck cancer 0 None
2010-03-16 Vertebroplasty helps patients become better equipped to continue with treatment for multiple myeloma 0 None
2010-03-15 Vertebroplasty: Patient selection vital 0 None
2010-03-15 Cook Medical launches new NavAlign femoral delivery system at SIR Annual Scientific Meeting 0 None
2010-03-15 Program to obtain transplant organs from ER patients creates controversy 0 None
2010-03-15 Reducing collateral damage to excised tissue: Surgeons study device using radiofrequency energy 0 None
2010-03-15 Impact of tumor surgery on sexual function 0 None
2010-03-15 NDSsi launches ZeroWire Full HD video solution for minimally-invasive surgery 0 None
2010-03-15 Toshiba America Medical Systems to showcase Infinix VF-i biplane system at ACC 2010 0 None
2010-03-15 Bone implants that support and release chemotherapeutical agents in ciclodextrin nanocapsule 0 None
2010-03-15 Military surgeons update management of high-energy knee injuries 1 None
2010-03-15 FDA Neurological Devices Panel recommends approval of DBS Therapy for epilepsy 0 None
2010-03-15 Mitral regurgitation: MitraClip safe, effective alternative option to open heart surgery 0 5
2010-03-15 ACL knee reconstruction patients well and active after 15 years 0 None
2010-03-15 Update on current situation in cardiac surgery at MHI 0 None
2010-03-15 Total knee replacement surgery more common among younger patients 0 None
2010-03-15 Torn meniscus repair with simultaneous ACL reconstruction successful in 84% children 0 None
2010-03-15 Study finds implant durability not affected by high-impact sports participation 0 None
2010-03-12 Zimmer Holdings showcases Continuum Acetabular Cup System at AAOS 2010 0 None
2010-03-12 Royal Philips Electronics, ACC to present Hybrid OR Suite designed for cardiac procedures at ACC 2010 0 None
2010-03-12 St. Jude Medical to exhibit cardiac clinical solution products portfolio at ACC 2010 0 None
2010-03-12 Vertos Medical announces positive results from IRB I Patient Outcomes Trial of 'mild' for LSS 0 None
2010-03-12 U.S. commercial launch of Integra Spine's Paramount PS Fixation System announced 0 None
2010-03-12 Managing back pain without costly medications: High-touch Integrative Medicine therapies may help 0 None
2010-03-12 Stryker's Orthopaedics Division releases three new plating systems for bone fracture repair 0 None
2010-03-12 New micromanipulator for precise operations involving cochlear and middle ear implants 0 None
2010-03-12 Minimally invasive surgical ablation for AFib: Unapproved, warns whistleblower 1 2
2010-03-12 TKR relieves pain and improves balance in elderly patients with advanced knee arthritis 0 None
2010-03-12 Boston Scientific's Express LD Iliac Premounted Stent System for use in iliac arteries receives FDA approval 0 None
2010-03-12 Study questions frequency of heart angiograms 0 None
2010-03-11 Smith & Nephew launches TWINFIX Ultra PK Suture Anchor for rotator cuff repair 0 None
2010-03-11 Fewer injections to treat neutropenia in childhood cancer patients 0 None
2010-03-11 Refining treatments to target only key heart-related mechanisms may improve effectiveness 0 None
2010-03-11 Platelet dosage can be lowered in transfusions for cancer and bone-marrow transplant patients 0 None
2010-03-11 Cordis launches PRESILLION PLUS bare metal stent system in Europe 0 None
2010-03-11 Study examines discrepancies in patient and physician expectation with joint replacement surgeries 0 None
2010-03-11 Zimmer Holdings showcases Zimmer Patient Specific Instruments at AAOS 2010 0 None
2010-03-11 Metal implants in young mothers may pose danger to offspring 0 None
2010-03-11 Smith & Nephew disappointed with jury findings over RENASYS-F Dressing Kit patent litigation 0 None
2010-03-11 Promising preliminary results from ProFibrix' Phase II trial of hemostat Fibrocaps 0 None
2010-03-11 TLCVision to incorporate TearLab Osmolarity System to study DED in refractive surgery centers 0 None
2010-03-11 Smith & Nephew announces global launch of VLP FOOT Variable-angle Locked Plating system 0 None
2010-03-11 Forteo therapy may speed healing, improve patient outcomes after rotator cuff surgery 0 None
2010-03-11 2010 AAOS meeting highlights advancements in back and spine treatment options 0 None
2010-03-10 Positive results from Limerick BioPharma's LIM-0705 Phase 1a trial 0 None
2010-03-10 Patients who undergo gastric bypass surgery increase their risk of developing kidney stones 0 None
2010-03-10 Aastrom Biosciences treats final patient in IMPACT-DCM Phase 2 surgical clinical trial 1 None
2010-03-10 Integra LifeSciences releases FDA cleared Total Wrist Fusion System 0 None
2010-03-10 Advances in back care and treatment options for slipped disc, spine surgery and vertebral fractures 0 None
2010-03-10 Smith & Nephew introduces BIORAPTOR Knotless Suture Anchor 0 None
2010-03-10 ESWT applied with SANUWAVE’s Ossatron device results in 80% healing rate of nonunions of the tibia 0 None
2010-03-10 Americans traveling abroad for surgical procedures need to take necessary precautions to avoid complications 0 None
2010-03-10 Adult female stress urinary incontinence: Uroplasty launches new endoscopic injection needle 0 None
2010-03-10 Two core premises underlie MSI's mission to broaden access to surgical choice and quality 0 None
2010-03-10 Bilateral oophorectomy may do more harm than good 0 None
2010-03-10 Skin transplant surgery safe and effective for treating vitiligo 0 5
2010-03-10 Artificial periosteum heals serious bone injuries 0 None
2010-03-10 GeNO's Nitrosyl Delivery Platform IND receives FDA clearance 0 None
2010-03-10 Scivanta Medical announces initial clinical trial results for SCMS 0 None
2010-03-09 Ischemix commences CMX-2043 Phase 2a trial for prevention of peri-operative ischemia-reperfusion injury 0 None
2010-03-09 Domiciliary parenteral nutrition helps children with serious intestinal problems live more normally 0 None
2010-03-09 Envy Medical launches new Lumixyl Brightening System for treating hyperpigmentation 0 2.7
2010-03-09 Prostate cancer: Therapy depends on consulted specialty 0 None
2010-03-09 In future, less invasive transcatheter heart valve replacements will benefit people with heart disease 0 None
2010-03-09 RepRegen's Strontium-based bioactive glass platform encourages osteoblast cell activity and proliferation 0 None
2010-03-09 Herceptin as add-on to standard chemotherapy for gastric cancer earns Decision Resources' gold standard status 0 None
2010-03-09 Comparative study reveals no clinical advantages of mobile bearing knee systems over fixed bearing knee systems 0 None
2010-03-09 X-spine Systems, Gamma Spine announce exclusive agreement for minimally invasive spinal fixation technology 0 None
2010-03-09 Sunridge International to present patented, 2-minute, non-invasive PNT treatment at SWIA Conference 0 None
2010-03-08 FDA grants Axis Surgical Technologies marketing clearance for C-MOR Visualization Device 0 None
2010-03-08 invendo medical seeks premarket clearance for new C20 colonoscopy system 0 None
2010-03-08 Positive interim results from NxStage Medical's FREEDOM study in RLS 0 None
2010-03-08 Replication Medical receives CE mark for GelFix Posterior Spinal Distraction implant 1 5
2010-03-08 Ascension Orthopedics launches PyroTITAN Humeral Resurfacing Arthroplasty System 0 None
2010-03-08 Osteotech's MagniFuse Bone Graft generates $1M in revenue 0 None
2010-03-08 DaVita's presentations at ADC: New developments in the field of CKD, Vascular Access and Home Modalities 0 None
2010-03-08 Pioneering 'brain-washing' treatment helps reduce disability in babies with haemorrhage 1 None
2010-03-08 Shoulder motion after rotator cuff surgery remains different: Study 0 None
2010-03-06 Endoscopic and surgical treatment of GV bleeding: MDCTPV could provide valuable references 0 None
2010-03-06 FAA's Public Access Defibrillation Program: Emergency University and HeartSine Technologies support 0 None
2010-03-06 Postoperative complications more likely to occur at low-volume institutions 0 None
2010-03-06 Majority of Americans prefer non-surgical procedure over liposuction 0 None
2010-03-06 Closing small bowel stomas: Minimal delay optimal 0 None
2010-03-05 Liver transplantation specialists form guidelines for allocation of organs for patients with HCC 0 None
2010-03-05 Stryker Orthopaedics introduces ADM X3 Mobile Bearing Acetabular System for hip replacement surgery 0 5
2010-03-05 Porter Adventist Hospital designated as Blue Distinction Center for spine surgery, knee and hip replacement programs 0 None
2010-03-05 Study shows encouraging results of DBS in psychiatric disorder treatment 0 None
2010-03-05 German Federal Patent Court to nullify CryoLife's Kowanko patent 0 None
2010-03-05 Study sheds light on how CL-HA stimulates collagen repair in skin 0 None
2010-03-05 Apixaban superior to enoxaparin in reducing venous thromboembolism in total knee replacement surgery patients 0 5
2010-03-05 Advaxis' Listeria based fusion protein granted U.S. patent 0 None
2010-03-05 Humacyte, Xcellerex collaborate to develop novel vascular graft for transplantation technologies 0 None
2010-03-04 Acupuncture may reduce joint pain and stiffness caused by routine breast cancer therapy 0 None
2010-03-04 Parkinson's patients find facial and vocal expression difficult to read; deep brain stimulation seems to make it worse 0 None
2010-03-04 MIT Technology Review recognizes Medtronic for taking leadership in developing DBS Therapy 0 None
2010-03-04 Urinary catheterization of men and women: NAFC releases new consumer educational resource 0 3.5
2010-03-04 Longer wait for radiation treatment after breast cancer surgery increases risk of recurrence in older women 0 None
2010-03-04 Macroplastique effective for stress urinary incontinence in women 0 None
2010-03-04 Arc radiotherapy treatments: Breakthrough in image-guided targeting of prostate tumors 0 5
2010-03-04 Propofol is safe for endoscopic procedures with low rate of sedation-related adverse events: Study 0 None
2010-03-04 SynCardia Systems' Freedom driver system for powering 'Total Artificial Heart' receives European CE Mark 0 None
2010-03-04 Recurrence of breast cancer in older women: Delaying post-surgical radiation treatment increases risk 0 1
2010-03-04 Study: Salvage targeted therapy can be suitable for elderly patients with NSCLC 0 None
2010-03-03 CBT effective in treating patients suffering from lupus and high levels of daily stress 0 None
2010-03-03 New QUANTEC guidelines for safe treatment of cancer with radiation therapy 0 None
2010-03-03 RMR can non-invasively, quickly and accurately detect presence of sCAD 0 None
2010-03-03 Greater use of ESAs and iron at lower hematocrit levels decrease risk of death for hemodialysis patients 0 None
2010-03-03 CFAS supports the provision of publicly funded IVF and ICSI treatment across Canada 0 None
2010-03-03 Robotic surgery does not compromise clinical outcomes for prostate cancer surgery 0 None
2010-03-03 Medicare coverage of CTC for seniors needed 0 None
2010-03-03 Baxter Healthcare's IIPV product recall of HomeChoice peritoneal dialysis cyclers classified as Class I recall 0 None
2010-03-03 MRG: Preliminary results from CREST will increase growth in carotid stenting procedures 0 None
2010-03-03 Vidacare's OnControl Bone Marrow System now available for bone marrow procedures 0 5
2010-03-03 Exactech receives FDA marketing clearance for Equinoxe Platform Fracture Stem 0 None
2010-03-03 China's SFDA approves Sunridge International's PNT treatment for glaucoma and ocular hypertension 0 None
2010-03-03 OrthoDynamix' ArthroSteer 3.5mm Ablator for general surgical use receives FDA clearance 0 None
2010-03-02 Emerging therapies in the gastrointestinal market 0 None
2010-03-02 Corneal transplant surgery: DSAEK leads to greater cell loss overall than PKP 1 2
2010-03-02 French investigation explores the outcome of physical functioning of coronary angioplasty 0 None
2010-03-02 St. Jude Medical's Trifecta valve receives CE Mark approval 0 None
2010-03-02 Children with cancer experiencing extreme pain: 13% of parents consider "hastening death" 0 None
2010-03-02 Frost & Sullivan estimates European IV therapy and enteral nutrition devices market to reach $2981.2M in 2012 0 None
2010-03-02 Pre-clinical study of Cardio3 BioSciences' proprietary C-Cath catheter announced 0 None
2010-03-02 Fluorescence method predicts the efficacy of PDT for Port Wine Stains: Study 0 None
2010-03-02 C1-INH replacement therapy effective for treating acute swelling attacks in HAE 0 None
2010-03-02 Balloon Sinuplasty minimally invasive surgery safe for treating chronic sinusitis in children 0 None
2010-03-02 RMEI and PIM sponsor education webcast on therapeutic considerations for CRPC 0 None
2010-03-02 Belatacept Biologics License Application: FDA drug advisory committee recommends approval 0 None
2010-03-02 Study shows high rate of shoulder dislocation in young males and elderly women 0 None
2010-03-02 Getting pregnant the "traditional" way or by assisted reproduction does not affect birthing process or the baby 0 None
2010-03-01 Uroplasty's Urgent PC Neuromodulation System SUmiT Trial demonstrates effectiveness of PTNS 0 4.3
2010-03-01 ATS Medical: First human robot assisted endoscopic aortic valve replacement in the Midwest 0 4
2010-03-01 Oral immunotherapy promising for egg allergies, SLIT for milk allergies 0 None
2010-03-01 Two stroke-prevention procedures are equally beneficial for men and women, but effectiveness vary by age 0 None
2010-03-01 Caddisfly silk and sandcastle worm glue: Potential adhesives during surgery 0 None
2010-03-01 Diagosis of head and neck lesions: Ultrasound-guided FNA better than standard palpation technique 0 None
2010-03-01 Screening crucial for Triple A and more awareness needed 0 None

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